Meet the Team
Jamie Szymonik – The Boss, Personal Trainer, Group TRX Instructor & Nutrition Coach
Jamie is a certified fitness and nutrition pro from the UK. He used to be in the corporate sector with bad posture and aches and pains. He turned his life around and became a fitness lover and he’s never looked back.
He believes that keeping things simple and fun for his clients is key to their success.
In Feb 2018 he opened The Studio Barcelona, where his passion for sharing has grown and keeps on growing. Great music, ambient lighting, beautiful space and challenging programming see his daily classes almost always booked out.
Daniela Miotto – Personal Trainer, Clinical Pilates, Pilates & Group TRX Instructor
Daniela is a diploma certified fitness, Pilates and rehab-exercise pro from Australia. She also has a bachelor’s degree in dance.
She’s been a mover all her life. Her teaching is evidence-informed and intuitive. She loves pain science and biomechanics and has a knack for getting people moving really well, really quickly, really happily. She’s a mum, a digital media producer and completely in love with Barcelona!
Lina Ju – Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Instructor
Lina’s from Lithuania and she teaches our magical and calming Dynamic Vinyasa & Slow Candle-lit Flow classes. She’s a dedicated, passionate yogi and has a 200 Hour RYT certification, Ashtanga Vinyasa.
She also runs immersive workshops and retreats in and around Barcelona fusing, yoga, meditation, conscious products & talks with great guest speakers.
Sylvana Tobón Wuotto – Ballet Beats Instructor
Sylvana is a professional dancer and has a Bachelor of Arts in Dance. She’s worked in Mexico, Cuba, Russia and South Africa under distinguished international dance professionals.
Sylvana has developed a methodology to condition, heal and strengthen the body while considering their needs and way of life.
Betsy Reed – Yin Yoga Instructor
Betsy’s originally from Wyoming in the USA and she has a RYT200 hour and a RYT500 hour Yin and Sports Yoga certification. Betsy teaches our Relaxing Yin Yoga class and she teaches workshops in deep practice in and around Barcelona.
She is an anatomy geek who grew up playing competitive soccer, racing mountain bikes, hiking, cross-country skiing and spending as much time outdoors as possible.
Lidiya Ber – Acroyoga Instructor
Lidiya teaches our Acroyoga for Beginners classes. She fell in love with Acroyoga in 2012 and after practicing for four years left her Silicon Valley career in software development to share her passion with others.
She has two Acroyoga teacher certifications and is dedicated to helping people find joy, self-empowerment, and fitness through laughter, human connection, movement, and play.